David Keplinger Poetry Reading, The Book Haven, 128 F Street, Salida. Free. Award-winning poet Keplinger, director of the Creative Writing Program at CSU Pueblo reads his work. Sat., July 9, 4-6 p.m. Call 719/539-9629 for more.
Barnes & Noble Signings, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960. Jeff Shelby signs Killer Swell on Sat., July 9, 2 p.m.
Harry Potter Midnight Release Party, all Media Play stores across the country will remain open late Fri., July 15. The parties begin at 9 p.m., featuring activites, games and refreshments. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will go on sale at 12:01 a.m. The store will open at 8 a.m. on Saturday.